Pyongyang has recently banned the import of
portable media players produced in China, referred to as ‘notetel’ in the
North. This is allegedly due to t..
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has handed
down an order to intensify a crackdown on smokers in order to improve the
environment and promote North Korea as a "civilized s..
Following last month's Party Congress
during which large numbers of flat screen televisions were given to attendees,
demand for electronic products has surged among other e..
In the midst of recent reports that Kim
Jong Un has ordered users of Chinese-made mobile phones to be labeled as
traitors and punished accordingly, the North Korean autho..
A number of North Korean companies are
reportedly failing to meet payment deadlines in their trade agreements with
China, causing negative repercussions for all cross-bord..
Earlier this month, three armed soldiers
broke into a civilian home and two fled the site after a failed home invasion
attempt in Pungsan County, Ryanggang Province. The..
The images shown here reveal the daily reality of
the mass mobilization order issued by North Korea's authorities for the
rice planting season. These photos showcase scene..
month Daily NK reporters traveled to the Sino-North Korean border city of
Tumen, located in Jilin Province, returning with a cache of photos depicting
An indebted young woman in Ryanggang Province, North Korea
murdered a moneylender who relentlessly pressured her to pay back the loan, Daily NK has
"A 22 yea..
The North Korean authorities have launched a "loyalty
donation campaign" directed at Pyongyang citizens to obtain funding for the
Ryomyong Street construction project in..